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Chicken Biriyani

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A yummy mouthwatering biriyani. For biriyani lovers its definitely a good treat. less spicy yet appealing.

About Recipe

How to make Chicken Biriyani

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Prep time
10 mins
Cook time
30 mins
Total time
40 mins
Chicken Biriyani
Author : Vahchef
Main Ingredient : Chicken
Servings : 0 persons
Published date : November 29, 2016

Ingredients used in Chicken Biriyani
• Cloves - 2 piece.
• Cinnamon stick - 2 piece.
• Mint leaf - 20 leaf.
• Coriander leaves - 3-4 springs.
• Green chilli - 5 piece.
• Garlic (small cloves, finely ground) - 12 clove.
• Ginger (1inch, ground fine) - 1 slice.
• Red onion - 1 large.
• Chicken whole - 1000 grams.
• Basmati rice - 350 grams.
• Elachi cardamom - 2 piece.
• Fennel seeds(powerded) - 1 teaspoons.
• Curd - 5 ounces.
• Water - 500 ml.
• Ghee - 3 tablespoons.
• Sesame oil - 2 tablespoons.
• Salt - 1 to taste.

initial preparations: powder 1tsp fennel. grind ginger and garlic togather. soak basmati rice in 400ml water. slice onions lengthwise. make slits in chilli. wash and cut coriander leaves finely. wash and cut mint leaves. chop and clean chicken (water and with a tbsp of vineger). beat curd without lumps. In a frying pan add 2tbsp of ghee and fry cardamom, cinnamon, cloves. then add onions and fry till they get browned. remove from pan and set aside. Add sesame oil to a cooker pan. fry chillies and fennel powder, then add ginger and garlic paste and fry till light brown. Add chicken and saute for a minute.then add curd, salt necessary for chicken only and 100ml of water only. close pan and let it for 3 whistle or 5-7mins. open pan and remove chicken from the soup(or u may overcook). now let the soup simmer till it thickens to a thick paste gravy. In a seperate cooker or pan add the remaining ghee and fry mint leaves for a min. then add the water along with soaked rice and salt necessary only for rice. stir once. now add the fried onions and stir gently. place the chicken pieces along the edge of the pan over the rice. now make a small well in the center and scoop the simmered soup masala and place in the center and do not stir. sprinkle the coriander leaves and close the pan for one whistle or 5 mins(count time after pressure builds). Open pan and add a extra spoon of ghee over rice and mix the rice well and close lid to let it set for 2 mins. Now serve with raitha or any chicken roasts.

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